Krishnan Guru-Murthy gives his take on life, the news and everything.
It only took about twenty years. Ever since I’ve been going to diversity events for the TV industry there was really only one thing we all wanted : for every major TV company to start counting in a standardised way the diversity of its workforce. And then to publish it. Finally, at long last, it appears the Creative Diversity Network has got them to agree. Well, I say that. The Guardian write-up doesn’t seem to know if they’ll publish it, but surely they couldn’t possibly get away with not doing so? That would undermine their credibility utterly, wouldn’t it? (more…)
America’s most wanted whistleblower has made the world think about privacy and the boundaries of intelligence gathering – which is why Krishnan Guru-Murthy has chosen him as his person
Dave and Nick have finally announced their energy bill cutting plan but who wins and who loses? Have we gone back to the future?
It might sound like the PM wants to lower your energy bill. But according to his own government documents, doing this seemingly popular U-turn would mean it in fact goes up.
Word has arrived of a major development in the case of Sahar Gul, the 15-year-old girl rescued from terrible abuse by her in-laws and featured in a recent Unreported World documentary.
The mere thought of my little girl getting hurt makes me wince. So listening to a young Kabul woman in Kabul describe how her father stabbed her 16 times because she refused to marry the man
For a man with superhuman powers of thinking it might seem a bit greedy to seek more, but Stephen Hawking is trying to cram as much into his life as possible.
The Russians hit some nerves this week when dismissing Britain at the G20 summit as “a small island no one pays any attention to”. But did they have a point?
I’ve spent the day in Cairo trying to get out and speak to as many ordinary people as possible to see what it felt the day after another revolution.
What now? I’m looking onto Tahrir Square and the crowds are growing again. Not on the same scale as yesterday. But they clearly do not want to stop. They need to show this second uprising has